Custom nabs driver for illegal importation of rice masked as dead body

Custom nabs driver for illegal importation of rice masked as dead body

11 bags of rice were intercepted by the Nigerian Customs Service when a ambulance driver identified as Moses Degbogbahun was intercepted on entrance to Lagos from Benin Republic earlier this week.

Custom nabs driver for illegal importation of rice masked as dead body

Spokesman of the  Nigeria Customs Service, Seme Command, said:

“The mobile patrol team led by Chief Superintendent of Customs M. Ozah, noted the frequent movement of the ambulance and this aroused curiosity of the team and the vehicle was stopped for proper examination.

“During the examination, 11 bags of imported rice were discovered and they were carefully arranged and wrapped as a corpse.

“The suspect is still undergoing investigation for possible prosecution.”